50/50 Gumpaste Fondant

Decorating By shturpin Updated 30 Jun 2008 , 5:42am by jess85

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shturpin Posted 30 Jun 2008 , 12:12am
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How do i do this ? I've never worked with gumpaste before. Thanks for any help, and please forgive my stupidity !

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tracycakes Posted 30 Jun 2008 , 12:25am
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I'm not really sure exactly what your question is but if you are asking how to get 50/50 mix, just mix equal amounts of gumpaste with equal amounts of gumpaste. It will give you a gumpaste that has more working time than gumpaste along.

Hmmm, having some issues myself right now so I may try this.

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tracey1970 Posted 30 Jun 2008 , 12:42am
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I do this all the time for flowers, bows, etc. I just take a lump of fondant and an equal sized lump (depending on how much I need) of gumpaste and knead them together by hand until they are totally blended with one another. It doesn't usually take much time.

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jess85 Posted 30 Jun 2008 , 5:42am
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you can just add a little cmc/tylo to your fondant

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